Periodontology expert witnesses are often sought out for cases involving dentistry, since periodontology refers to the study of each area and structure around one’s teeth, such as the gums, cementum, alveolar bone, or other such area. Periodontology expert consulting may provide valuable insight for cases involving such issues as general dentistry, bone grafting, dental implants, crowns, oral hygiene, and/or dental malpractice, among numerous other medical areas, as each may be at the center of a potential periodontology-related lawsuit.
Periodontology experts are have strong experience with issues pertaining to dentistry, since the surrounding area of the teeth is very important for the proper maintenance of dental hygiene and health. Periodontology expert witnesses may be called upon for their knowledge of gum disease, gingivitis, halitosis, plaque, or other dentistry-related problems. Depending on each particular patient, dental implants, dental surgery, root canals, operative dentistry, restorative dentistry, infection control, rehabilitation, or other procedures and/or medical devices may be utilized as a means of treating a dentistry or periodontics-related condition.
Like many other cases involving medical treatment, periodontology expert witnesses may be tasked with providing an expert opinion in the event of dental malpractice, whether it concerns patient neglect, a problem during surgery, an issue with dental insurance, a faulty dental implant, a problem with anesthesia, or other possible issues.
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